Lyrics

Written by: Mark Brine

1. There ain’t’ no such thing as a good thiefThe Lord says ‘Thou shalt not steal’Just remember what you sow, brother,that's exactly what you’re gonna yield ... no ... (tag: Tenfold... you’re gonna yield)
Chorus:There ain’t no such thing as a good thiefNo such thing at all (in this world)You can justify it any way you like ... But, a wrong don’t ever make a right (ain’t ever gonna be a right)

2. Now, maybe you’re desirin’ your neighbor’s wifeyou might like his automobileThere ain’t nuthin’ wrong with wishin’ you had ‘em, manIt’s when you stoop low enough to steal ... and ...

3. It don’t have to be material possessionsNo, there’s all kinds’a robberies goin’ on“They’ll rob you with a  6-gun or a fountain pen”that’s what Mr. Woody Guthrie said in his song ... 'n there ...

4. Now you can call it competition or just plain businessTalk ‘til you face is bluebut when you take something that ain’t rightfully yours Mr. somebody’s gettin’ the screw ... ‘n ...

5. You might think I’m pointin’ the finger at youPersonally ... all I can say is if that’s how you take itThen it’s your own guilty conscience workin’ at ya, brotherWear it if the shoe fits ... ‘cause ... ©1988 /Miss Rebecca Music (ASCAP)